A scam has been reported in Omuta, Fukuoka. Amidst the confusion of the recent Tohoku earthquake, a man pretending to be gathering donations for the victims accepted two gold necklaces from a local woman. Fukuoka Prefecture has also announced that another woman in Toyamae, Fukuoka received a phone call from a scammer asking for donations of gold and other valuables.
Omuta Police are currently searching for a suspect, described as around 20 years old and 170 cm high with long hair and wearing a black suit.
Contact Omuta City Police at 092-641-4141.